The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The Southern Maryland Center for Independent Living is a nonprofit organization created by and for people with disabilities. We are an advocacy, information and educational center that promotes independent living and empowerment for people with all types of disabilities. We provide residents of Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties in Maryland access to use community resources and services to enhance their independence. Our pledge is to offer the highest level of instruction to consumers with disabilities in life skills, job readiness training, peer mentoring, and peer supports. We sincerely believe that if one can dream it, one can do it alone or with our assistance.
We are seeking an experienced Grant Writer who is willing to contribute their time and expertise as a volunteer.